The '''Central Conference of American Rabbis''' ('''CCAR'''), founded in 1889 by Rabbi Isaac Mayer Wise
, is the principal organization of Reform Judaism|Reform rabbi
s in the United States
. The CCAR is the largest and oldest rabbinical organization in the world.
[“Supporting Rabbi Richard Jacobs,” Jewish Telegraphic Agency, May 5, 2011]
Its current president is Rabbi Denise Eger
[Tess Cutler, [http://www.jewishjournal.com/religion/article/rabbi_denise_eger_seeks_to_open_doors_wider_to_all_jews "Rabbi Denise Eger seeks to open doors wider to all Jews"], ''The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles'', March 4, 2015.]
Rabbi Steven A. Fox
is the Chief Executive; he joined CCAR in 2006 and has been leading its transformation.
[[http://www.ccarnet.org/about-us/rabbinic-staff/ Rabbinic Staff] CCAR, accessed Feb 18, 2016]
It primarily consists of rabbis educated at Hebrew...